Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - 1

MARCH 2016

GOVERNOR

Volume 87 No. 3

Tom Wolf

GAME COMMISSIONERS
David J. Putnam
President, Centre Hall
Brian H. Hoover
Vice President, Glenolden
Timothy S. Layton
Secretary, Windber
James R. Daley
Cranberry Township
Robert W. Schlemmer
Export
Charles E. Fox
Troy
Ronald Weaner
Biglerville

EXECUTIVE OFFICE
R. Matthew Hough
Executive Director
Richard Palmer
Deputy Executive Director
Bryan J. Burhans
Deputy Executive Director

Features

2

Dogs On Duty
By Travis Lau

K-9 unit goes to work.

10 Unexpected Buck

Nun tells story of hardearned trophy 10-point.

BY JOE KOSACK

19 Executive Meeting

WCOs never know who they
might meet while on the job.

BY BOB D'ANGELO

BUREAU DIRECTORS
Dorothy R. Derr
Administrative Services
Paul Mahon
Automated Technology Services
Stephen P. Smith
Information & Education
Peter F. Sussenbach
Wildlife Habitat Management
Thomas P. Grohol
Wildlife Protection
Wayne Laroche
Wildlife Management

GAME NEWS
Travis Lau
Editor
Robert D. D'Angelo
Senior Associate Editor
Joe Kosack
Associate Editor
Patricia E. Monk
Administrative Assistant
Carol A. Petrina
Circulation

22 Going Home

A homesick Bucktail's tale
of a wartime gobbler.

BY BOB D'ANGELO

30 Eagles Disturbed

Don't mess with the nest.

BY MARIO PICCIRILLI

32 The White Bear

Albino bruin will forever be
hunter's trophy of a lifetime.

BY JEREMY GROSS

38 Gobbler Gaffes

For hunters, turkeys can
cause some real 'fowl ups.'

BY FREDDIE MCKNIGHT

Departments
8 On the Cover
29 The Campfire
By Bob D'Angelo
36 Research Briefs
41 Conservation News
* Bat caves on camera
* Agency wins awards
45 Field Notes

51 The Naturalist's Eye
By Marcia Bonta
55 Straight from the Bowstring
By P.J. Reilly
59 Gone and Back
By Ned Smith
64 Crossings
By Ben Moyer

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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - Intro
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - Cover1
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - A
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - B
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - C
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - D
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2016 - Contents
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